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Jailhouse Accommodation
2 stars

Jailhouse Accommodation

338 Lincoln Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3982 7777

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based on 1,268 reviews

Jailhouse Accommodation
Fri 31/5
Sat 1/6
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Standard Room
Double room

About Jailhouse Accommodation

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Set in a refurbished 1874 building, Jailhouse Accommodation offers an on-site café and a guest lounge with a cinema projector. It is 10 minutes’ walk from Christchurch Railway Station. Guests enjoy free parking and free WiFi in public areas. Formerly Addington Prison, this property offers Gothic-style architecture and a historical display room. All accommodation offers access to shared bathroom facilities. Bed linen is provided in all rooms. Shared facilities include TV lounges with flat-screen TVs and a billiards table. There is a spacious communal kitchen and a guest laundry room. The information desk can assist you in the organisation of your discovery of Christchurch and its surroundings, offer you various excursions, hiking trails and activities, but also advise you on the rental of vehicles. Christchurch Jailhouse Accommodation is 10 minutes’ walk from Horncastle Arena and AMI Stadium. It is 15 minutes’ drive from Christchurch International Airport.

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Latest deals for Jailhouse Accommodation

Fri 31/5
Sat 1/6
Standard Room
1 murphy bed
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Double room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Jailhouse Accommodation

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Disabled access
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower chair
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet with grab rails


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Skiing
  • Pool table


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Streaming service
  • TV


  • Shared kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette


  • Reading light
  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Desk

Reviews of Jailhouse Accommodation

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338 Lincoln Road, Christchurch

What's nearby

  • The Christchurch Botanic Gardens1.5 km
  • Canterbury Museum1.7 km
  • Hagley Park1.8 km
  • Christchurch Art Gallery2 km
  • Container Mall2 km
  • Quake City2 km
  • Mona Vale2.2 km
  • Riccarton Bush2.3 km
  • Cardboard Cathedral2.6 km
  • Air Force Museum of New Zealand5.4 km
  • Christchurch Golf Club6.2 km
  • Christchurch Gondola8.8 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 42% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 67% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Jailhouse Accommodation

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Top tips for your stay at Jailhouse Accommodation

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Jailhouse Accommodation, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in September and March.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Jailhouse Accommodation, plan to stay on a Sunday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Saturday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Jailhouse Accommodation was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $85, while the most expensive was $100.
  • How long should you stay at Jailhouse Accommodation? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Jailhouse Accommodation

  • Where is Jailhouse Accommodation located?

    Jailhouse Accommodation is located at 338 Lincoln Road in Addington, 1.9 km from the centre of Christchurch. The Christchurch Botanic Gardens is the closest landmark to Jailhouse Accommodation.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Jailhouse Accommodation?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Jailhouse Accommodation.

  • Does Jailhouse Accommodation offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Jailhouse Accommodation offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Jailhouse Accommodation offer free parking?

    Yes, Jailhouse Accommodation offers free parking.

  • How far is Jailhouse Accommodation from the airport?

    Jailhouse Accommodation is 8.5 km from Christchurch. Jailhouse Accommodation is 139.1 km from Timaru.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Jailhouse Accommodation hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Jailhouse Accommodation in Christchurch and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Jailhouse Accommodation and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Jailhouse Accommodation.

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Value for money


Distance to city centre

1.9 km

Nearest airport


Distance to airport

8.9 km